| Jul 2, 2012
| 11:38 AM
A group of moms promoting issues important to families is airing a TV ad in Pennsylvania to thank U.S. Sen. Bob Casey for his vote to preserve the Environmental Protection Agency's clean air rule that limits emissions of mercury and other air toxics.
| Jul 8, 2012
| 1:43 PM
July 9, 1997: Roland "Bud" Slimmer Jr. of Lutherville lays the first of 1.2 million bricks for the Ravens' new stadium at Camden Yards. "This is all becoming a routine," said Slimmer, a 68-year-old mason who had helped construct Memorial Stadium, which...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 6:12 PM
The problem with talent like Manny Machado's is it's hard to accept that it can sometimes fail. And baseball is a game of failure.
Machado, recently ranked the ninth-best prospect in the minors by Baseball America, represented the Orioles on Sunday...
| Jul 10, 2012
In response to a Tribune story detailing widespread problems in the manufacture of dietary supplements, Sens. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., and Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., have sent letters to three major supplement organizations asking them to spell out their...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 4:14 PM
Chris Rahl, 28, a former William and Mary standout who grew up in Chesapeake, won last week's Eastern League All-Star Home Run Derby, which more resembled a pinball game on a baseball field than a traditional slugfest.
"I saw some YouTube videos of how...
| Mar 16, 2012
The Bowie Baysox will hold their 13th annual family FunFest from 10 a.m. 2 p.m. Saturday, March 24, at Prince George's Stadium, 4101 Northeast Crain Highway. The event features free rides and games in Louie's Kids Park, inflatables,...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 3:33 PM
With all eight playoff teams in the NHL's Eastern Conference set after Thursday's games, all that remains to be determined are the seedings and first-round matchups. Though, to hear forward Alex Ovechkin explain it, where they finish isn't weighing too...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 4:04 AM
If the Bellevederes isn't Baltimore's best soul/R&B band — and it just might be — it's certainly the biggest.
There are 10 people in all, including a horn section and a hype man known as Velvet Johnson (aka Justin Metzger). Technically, they'...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 1:54 PM
When it comes to responding to public information acts quickly, the state's larger jurisdictions could learn a lot from tiny Havre de Grace.
Back in May, about 40 members from the state and seven local governments attended the Global Retail Real Estate...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 2:53 PM
Let's thank State Delegate Rick Impallaria for his effort in Annapolis last week. Finally our veteran's organizations such as the American Legions and VFW posts will be allowed gamming. We all know that gambling is here to stay and now our...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 12:05 PM
America is full of baseball pilgrimages and road trips. Fenway Park in Boston turns 100 this year. Wrigleyville, the neighborhood around Wrigley Field in Chicago is the best baseball neighborhood in the country. California has five major league teams to...